asked the Secretary of State for Social Services what is the average cost of a new (a) King's Fund bed, (b) operating table, (c) renal dialysis machine and (d) whole-body scanner.
Costs vary with the types and models of equipment. Approximate average costs or ranges of costs are:
|King's Fund Bed*||330|
|Renal Dialysis Machine||7,000–10,000|
|Whole-Body Scanner||220,000–1 million|
|* Standard variable height model.|